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Change the World

Do you think you would like to make a difference with science? With chemistry at Illinois Tech, you can address some of the world’s biggest issues in energy, health, and the environment.

  • Energy: Create better materials and catalysts (Hock, Khan, Mandal and Rogachev).
  • Health: Design and create new drugs and diagnostics to treat cancer and other diseases (Chong, Wang, Minh, Cage).
  • Environment: Make modern living more sustainable. Develop sensors and biosensors for pollutants and toxins (Guan, Khan, Wang).

Student organizations like IIT MEDLife, Alternative Spring Break, and American Chemical Society also can enrich your IIT chemistry experience. For more information visit the online Illinois Tech student organization listings.